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Posts by Charlotte Savino

Contest Watch: $7,500 Mountain Retreat, London Trip Giveaway, and More
This month's Contest Watch asks a little bit of contest participants. Scour a beautifully drawn map for a miniscule corgi; reminisce about a bygone vacati... Read More
Just Back: San Francisco and Wine Country
Earlier this year, I took a weeklong anniversary trip to San Francisco, Napa, and Sonoma with my husband, Lee, an academic who gets hives at the thought o... Read More
Contest Watch: South Africa Safari, Los Cabos, Vikings Football Experience, and More!
While you finish up your last-minute online shopping, why not slip a little something in for yourself? Enter these contests and sweepstakes to find yourse... Read More
Contest Watch: $12K Papua New Guinea Trip, Dubai + more
  The contests this month ask just a little more from their entrants. Snapping photos, discovering kinship in Papua New Guinea – you know, just a li... Read More
Contest Watch: Asia Trip + $12,500, Los Cabos, London
Fancy yourself a travel personality? CheapOair is looking for a budget travel correspondent to share the thrills of affordable travel, with up to $12,500 ... Read More
Contest Watch: Your Travel Slogan for Cash + More
While we’re all for the experiential value of travel, sometimes some liquid assets are a welcome change. Pad your bank account with some cold cash from thes... Read More
Contest Watch: Hurry! Sweepstakes Ending Soon
I’m not one to use multiple exclamation points in a single headline, but these are desperate times. This month’s giveaways require so very little time—you c... Read More
Contest Watch: $15,000 Cruise, Top Chef Getaway, More!
Think Facebook and television are for nothing more than procrastination? Be sure to plug in for this month’s Contest Watch, full of social media contests ... Read More
Contest Watch: $26k Antarctica Trip, Lake Tahoe Vaca + More
Embrace the winter with a roundup to awesome cold-weather retreats. Ski in Lake Tahoe with a spare-no-expense getaway from Southwest Airline Vacat... Read More
Contest Watch: Galapagos, Shopping Spree, More!
For some, the holidays can be joyous, delicious, and restful. For everyone else, there’s Contest Watch! If you need something to look forward to during th... Read More
Contest Watch: Paris, Mexico, Reykjavik + More
This month’s contest watch is a study in contradictions. Have a romantic escape to Paris or take the family to LEGOLAND. Indulge in a escape to Mexico, or h... Read More
Contest Watch: Culinary Trip to Europe, $15K Trip Giveaway + More
Adventurous contestants have plenty of options with these three contests. Whether following the Travelocity gnome to Machu Pichu, jetting to Dubai, or exp... Read More
Editor Find: North Fork Fish Market
The North Fork of Long Island has been my family’s beach spot for over 30 years. Still, the suddenly chic spit of land 100 miles east of New York City still... Read More
Contest Watch: Win a $6000 Trip to Tahiti!
Quick! Make use of your lunch break today by answering four "Mutiny on the Bounty" trivia questions on the Air Tahiti Nui Facebook page. The first round of ... Read More
Contest Watch: Thailand Escape, Historic Belfast + Romantic VT
This month’s Contest Watch has a mixture of innovation and history. Honor the Titanic’s 100th anniversary with a grand trip to Ireland or look to a social... Read More
Destination Durham: American Dance Festival
Dancers have descended on Durham, NC for this summer’s American Dance Festival—a multi-venue six-week event that brings master-classes and modern dance tr... Read More
Contest Watch: Fiji, French Riviera + More
This month’s Contest Watch celebrates the senses. From the romance-inspired Bachelorette giveaway to a quick jaunt to the French Riviera, there are prizes... Read More
Contest Watch: Win 1 Million Air Miles, a Bulgari Watch + More!
This month's contest watch is all about accessories: camera, watch, lei, whatever. With two photo contests, a Bulgari watch-giveaway, and a dream trip to ... Read More
Travel for a Cause: Packages that Give Back
As if you needed another reason to travel, we've found packages that are helping communities worldwide. Hard Rock Hotels, including T+L favorites in Las Ve... Read More
Biltmore Estate’s Festival of Flowers
Ring in spring at the historic 1885 Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina. From April 2 through May 26, the property will host its 26th Annual Fest... Read More